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  1. AHA Health Forum Releases List Of Most Wired Hospitals
    7/18/2016

    “Most Wired” hospitals are partnering with other providers to share health data, study found. By Christine Kern, contributing writer

  2. Research Finds Effectiveness Of Radar And Bed Sensors To Help Keep Seniors Safe
    6/23/2016

    Monitoring technology helps health providers detect problems early. By Christine Kern, contributing writer

  3. SSM Health Becomes First To Adopt Surescripts National Record Locator Service
    6/3/2016

    NRLS breaks down barriers to truly connected healthcare with information sharing in real-time. By Christine Kern, contributing writer

  4. $4.3 Billion Invested In Digital HIT In 2015
    1/5/2016

    While the number of venture capital-funded deals dropped, the average amount rose. By Christine Kern, contributing writer

  5. Do You Know Your HIT?
    11/6/2015

    A Black Book Report uncovered the fact that health IT knowledge is a greatly desired skill for hospital executives. By Katie Wike, contributing writer

  6. Technology Operating Costs On The Rise For Physician-Owned Practices
    10/15/2015

    According to an MGMA survey, medical practices are also seeing increased utilization of non-physician providers. By Christine Kern, contributing writer

  7. RFID, Voice Recognition, Mobile, And Cloud Transform Clinical Documentation
    10/8/2015

    Post-EHR era application automates physician EHR documentation, patient check-in, and traffic flow. By Christine Kern, contributing writer

  8. Can The Value of HIT Be Assessed?
    2/18/2015

    A new study investigates how the value of HIT has been and, more importantly, should be assessed. By Christine Kern, contributing writer

  9. Patient Monitoring Implants Linked To Better Outcomes
    8/22/2014

    A study of patients with chronic heart failure has found that implantable heart rhythm devices which relay information to doctors improved patients’ overall health outcomes. By Katie Wike, contributing writer

  10. Big Data, RTLS Reduce Hospital Acquired Infections
    6/12/2014

    Real time tracking is reducing hospital acquired infections in the UK, adding more proof to the idea that big data can improve hospital cleanliness. By Katie Wike, contributing writer